Covid-19 took the world by surprise, it halted a lot of activities around the world. And Nigeria wasn’t spared.
A new order was in place. No social gathering, no crowded gatherings. Schools and workplaces were affected.

Top 10 fun places to take your kids in Lagos


It can be overwhelming especially for the children, at a snap of the finger living a restrictive life for their safety. Sunday outings were suddenly done in the parlor. No more swimmings.
But thankfully, the world is opening up, and the children aren’t exempted. After being home for a long period of time they need a fresh breath of air. And that is the reason I’m here.

Your local guide. 

I will list 10 places where you can get unlimited fun with your children.Ready? Let’s get right into it.

Maxtivity Entertainment Center

Maxtivity which is located in Circle Mall Osapa, Lekki Lagos is a one-stop entertainment center for the family. You have different attractions to choose from like arcades, virtual reality, bumper cars, extreme trampoline, pedal boats, softballs, video games, wall climbing and you can host your party there as well through their party package. Also, you buy tokens which allow you to play different games. Their tokens range from 60 tokens and go for 35000 naira – 12 tokens which go for 9800 Naira. The entertainment center is suitable for children age 5 and above.

Rufus & Bee

Rufus & Bee boasting of over 100 exciting games, Rufus & Bee provides the ultimate gaming experience for kids, adults, families. Similar to Maxtivity, you buy chips. The minimum which is 55 goes for 5000 Naira. First of all, buy a Buzzcard then load the buzz card with chips depending on your budget. From 5000 Naira (55 chips) – 30,000 (405 chips). And get to play different games ranging from Arcades – video games.

Fun Factory Lekki

Fun factory located at 10 Lai Yusuf Crescent, Admiralty Way, Lekki Phase 1, is a family-friendly entertainment and recreational center that includes toys, games, bouncy castles, train rides, carousels, swimming pools, and so many other creative and interactive games. The fun factory is also a good place for children between the ages of 1 to 10 and also has a section for teenagers and adults.

Lekki Conservation Center

Lekki conservation center is also a good place to go on a picnic with the family. At 1000 per adult and children (1 -10) 200 naira while (11 – 17) 300 naira. A Sunday picnic is the best treatment you can give yourself while enjoying mother nature. And you get to enjoy the canopy walk which costs 1000 Naira per head.

Hi-Impact Planet

Hi-impact planet located at Planet Arena, KM 12, Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, Ibafo, Ogun State, is a one-stop fun arena for kids and adults alike. Boasting of different games and attraction points, Hi-impact is a place you want to visit with your loved ones. You get to go on the Go cart, Ferris wheel, spring ride, hoopla, Rio grande train. Plus so much more. You pay as you play for as low as 1000 Naira. While the entrance fee is 5000 Naira.

Funtopia Water Park

Funtopia water park, located at KM 35 Epe Expressway, Ibeju Lekki, is a complete entertainment park for the entire family. It is set on 2 acres of land and packed with activities for all ages. It offers 3 giant water slides and 3 interconnecting pools which include an in-pool bar for adults. Offers 3 water slides, a small swimming area, a games room, a snack bar, and a bouncy castle. The gate fee is 1500 Naira per person.

Apapa Amusement Park

After 3 years renovation, Apapa amusement park is back and better. Boasting of the mini Ferris wheel, bumper car, jumping frog, happy swing, disco ride, junior jet, carousel ride, and much more. And It caters for all age groups, both adults and children. Also, there is no gate fee, however, you have to buy a games card worth 4k. It comes preloaded with 3k worth of game chips while the 1k is for u. If you exhaust the 3k, you can recharge it there. Without the card, u can’t play any games

Omu Resort

Omu Resort located at Bogije Town, Almost Opp. Lakowe Lakes Golf Course, Ibeju Lekki, Lagos. Has a lot of attractions that are well received by both children and adults. Some of the attractions include a zoo, amusement Park, Go Karting, DDT Paintball Arena, Seaworld, archery, mini-golf, horse riding, Wax Museum, wave Pool, Antique Museum, Kayaking/Boating, Quad Biking, David’s Sanctuary. Their pricing structure varies from individuals to corporate bodies.

Funderland Mall

Funderland mall located at 16-18 Lekki – Epe Expressway Victoria garden City Lekki, Eti-Osa, Lagos is a place for family fun; featuring Skating, Water Slides, Swimming, and Rock Climbing for kids and so much more.

Dreamworld Africana

Dreamworld Africana which is located at the first right turn after the 2nd Tollgate KM 20 Lekki-Ajah Expressway, Lekki Peninsula II, Lekki boasts of a variety of attractions ranging from Red Baron, Family Coaster, Bumper Cars, Bouncing Castle, Indoor play structure, Carousel, Go

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